Senior Designer

| Denver

We are looking for a talented, user-minded Senior Designer to create successful experiences and intelligent visual design. The ideal candidate should have an eye for clean, user-friendly design, possess strong user interface design skills and should be able to take high-level requirements, distill them, and turn them into well thought out user interactions, user scenarios/flows, and beautiful, functional designs.


Roles and Responsibilities

  • Guide clients through the life of projects and lead through execution.
  • Strategize, plan and execute all design stages from initial client kickoff to final hand-off to development and beyond.
  • Conceptualize original ideas that bring simplicity and user friendliness to complex design problems.
  • Enforce and execute upon best practices and patterns around user experience in web and app platforms.

Requirements


  • Bachelor of Arts or Fine Arts preferred.
  • 5 + years of web design experience in an agency or equivalent setting.
  • Strong proficiency in design tools such as Illustrator, Photoshop, Sketch or other visual or interaction design tools.
  • Strong grasp of HTML, CSS, SASS/SCSS, and responsive design best practices.
  • Sound understanding of the user-centered design process and artifacts of said process.
  • Demonstrate and walk through design skills with a strong portfolio of well-thought out work.
  • Must be able to interact and take lead in the discovery, definition and design portion of projects, by guiding and directing clients and peers.
  • Empathy for users and clients to ensure successful designs.
  • Basic understanding of CMS limitations and abstractions (Drupal and WP).
  • Good creative problem-solving skills.
  • Attention to details.
  • Strong communication skills a must.
  • Creation of well thought-out artifacts and deliverables within the User Centered Design process.
  • Present and defend designs, ideas and key milestone deliverables to peers and executive level stakeholders.
  • Guide a client through conceptual process and decisions of non-UI related deliverables (logo, branding, marketing materials, advertising, etc.)
  • Take ownership over creative concepts and execution for all required materials in a life of a project and/or account.
  • Become an expert in our clients’ businesses in order to ensure sound and strategic design decisions, regardless of medium.
  • Ability and desire to mentor creative team members.

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Location

1900 16th Street, Suite 400, Denver, CO 80202
1900 16th Street, Suite 400, Denver, CO 80202
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